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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Tuesday, Oct. 15

Catch a showing of the ‘Jay and Silent Bob Reboot,’ the Jokes on You Comedy Tour continues and celebrate the 40th anniversary of ‘Alien.’

Jay & Silent Bob Reboot: Watch the slacker duo, first introduced in Clerks, embark on another cross-country mission after they discover that Hollywood is rebooting an old movie based on them. Gibsonton’s Riverview 14, Tampa’s Citrus Park 20, Pinellas Park’s Park Place Stadium 16 and Oldsmar’s Woodlands Square 20 screen the film, too. $15 (price may vary by theater). 7 p.m. 2496 W Brandon Blvd., Brandon. (813) 685-3396.

The Jokes on You Comedy Tour: Jimmy “JJ” Walker, who shot into stardom as the wisecracking J.J. Evans on Norman Lear’s Good Times, headlines alongside veteran comics Bob Nelson and Artie Fletcher. $24. 7 p.m. McCurdy’s Comedy Theatre, 3333 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. (941) 925-3869.

Alien: Observe the 40th anniversary of the original sci-fi classic starring Sigourney Weaver. Also showing at Seminole’s Studio Movie Grill, Tampa’s Citrus Park 20, Pinellas Park’s Park Place Stadium 16, Oldsmar’s Woodlands Square 20 and Brandon’s Regency 20. $13.40 (price may vary by theater). 7 p.m. Studio Movie Grill 14, 12332 University Mall Court, Tampa. (813) 241-3800.

Scream-A-Geddon: This spooky, monster-filled celebration features multiple scare zones, among them Bozo’s Beer Garden, Rage 3D, Demons Revenge, Blackpool Prison, Deadwoods and Infected: Ground Zero. Runs through Nov. 2. $21.95 and up. 7:30 p.m. 27839 Saint Joe Road, Dade City. (813) 452-5412.

Spymonkey’s Hysteria: Expect absurdity and physical comedy from this farce by the international troupe. Runs through Nov. 3. $45 and up. 7:30 p.m. David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. (813) 229-7827.

Beach Drive Dine and Wine Tour: Let your taste buds guide you on this culinary exploration where craft cocktails and wine meet food. The Birchwood, Locale Market, FarmTable Cucina, Flute and Dram and Cassis are the participating stops. $75. 5:30 p.m. The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort and Golf Club, 501 Fifth Ave. NE. (813) 310-4401.

Gulfport Fresh Market: A year-round community market that spotlights local vendors with items like fresh produce, cheese, flowers, garden goods and artwork. Hosted every Tuesday. 9 a.m. 3101 Beach Blvd., Gulfport.


SERIES PREMIERE Treadstone, 10 p.m., USA: A new, action-packed international thriller inspired by the novels of Robert Ludlum. It follows the sleeper agents of a CIA black-ops organization who are “awakened” under Treadstone’s control and sent to perform dangerous missions.

SERIES PREMIERE Battle of the Fittest Couples, 11 p.m., Paramount Network: You might find yourself sweating and breathing hard just watching. It’s a new unscripted series that takes totally ripped partners and puts them through an ultra-intense competition that not only tests their physical and mental toughness, but how they work together as a team.


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